Tucson desert west of town, United States
Works as aFreelance Artist
Joined onJun 17, 2007
To go out and have fun with life, and to be as naked as the law allows.. Have been a member much longer than posted here.. I built a new computer, ASUS mobo M2N32-SLI Deluxe WiFi, 4Gb duel channel 800Mhz ram, w/AMD Athlon 64X Dual Core 6000+ CPU and started all over again. Picked up my first 'serious' 35mm camera 1964 a range finder. 1st SLR - 1967 - Pratica Nova 1b - still have it 2nd SLR - Miranda Sensorex - still have it First Nikon - 1972 - Still have it. Army base (Germany) photographer and Stars n Stripes Military newspaper photographer 1970/1972. Sales - Camera equipment - Quarry Photo - Ann Arbor, Michigan. 1974/76. Sales - Camera equipment - Super City - Burton, Michigan. Freelance Photography - Weddings - graduations - people - places - things - etc.. early 70's to today still..! Moved to Tucson, AZ 1986 Sales - Photographic and digital equipment - NuArt Photo Sales - Photographic and digital equipment - Sunset Photo Personal Equipment - Nikon F - 2 Nikon F2 - 1 Nikon F3 - 2 Nikon FE - 1 Nikon FM - 2 Lenses - far to many to list but all Nikkors, 16mm to 500mm. 4x5 - 3 - 2 folding field models and 1 rail studio model Schneider lenses 90mm wide to 360mm telephoto. Bronica S2a 6x6 SLR - sold Pentax 6x7 w/ many lenses - sold 1st high end digital - Fuji S-1 Pro D-SLR 1999 - sold body 2nd D-SLR Fuji S-2 - 2000 - have 3rd D-SLR Fuji S-3 IRUV 2006 - have 4th D-SLR Fuji S-5 - 2007 have AF lenses, many (but I now enjoy using my 'old' manual AI'ed lenses on the S-5) 16mm AF f/2.8 18~35 AF 24~120 AF non IS 18~200 AF IS ED IF 70~300 AF 50 1.8 AF 60 2.8 AF Macro 120 Medical Nikkor Minolta Scan Multi Pro film scanner - 16mm to 6x9 film Epson 1640SU Photo w/TMA head for film up to 4x5 - sold Epson V750 Pro Photo - film formats up to 8x10 Epson 7600 24' wide format 7 color printer - in Giclee Complete wet darkroom w/Beseler 23C w/color head Durst Laborator 1000 w/450 color head - 4x5 Kreonite CPC16 - 16'' color paper processor Ilford CAP 40 16'' wide Cibachrome processor now used for Ilford BnW papers All darkroom equipment in storage or sold. Pure digital now. 2 - 500 watt/second studio flash units w/light boxes - umbrellas - barn doors, etc.. by InterFit A gazillion filters, cables, tripods, small camera mounted strobes and 'things'.... and more....!